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Language Academy
School Information:
7030 Nations Ford Road
Charlotte, NC 28217
Courier # 532
P: 980-343-5815 | F: 980-343-5854
Principal: Felicia Eybl
LC: South Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
Grades: K-8
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Waddell Language Academy
Creating Bright Futures in Six Languages
School Announcements
Immunization Record Requirements
9/16/2015Read full story
AdvancED Parent Survey
9/16/2015Read full story
Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year
9/16/2015Read full story
We will be serving our volunteers breakfast on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 in the Media Center from 7:45am until 8:15am
4/14/2015Read full story
Field Day June 3rd - 5th
3/30/2015Read full story
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Current Calendar Events
Oct 9 - 15Spirit Week
Oct 12MS Soft/Volleyball: Waddell @ Sedgefield
Oct 12MS Golf: Waddell @ Sedgefield
Oct 14MS Soft/Volleyball: MLK Jr. @ Waddell
Oct 15Fun Run & Color Run - Day of Run
Oct 15MS Football: Eastway @ Waddell
Oct 19MS Soft/Volleyball: Waddell @ Kennedy
Oct 19MS Golf: McClintock @ Waddell
Oct 21MS Soft/Volleyball: Cochrane @ Waddell
Oct 22End of 1st Quater

​Welcome to the E. E. Waddell Language Academy 

Waddell Language Academy (formerly Smith Academy of International Languages) is a K-8 language immersion magnet located in Charlotte, North Carolina. We offer language immersion in Chinese, German, French, and Japanese for grades K through 8. We also offer Beginning Spanish in middle school. To discover more about language immersion and Waddell Language Academy, please explore our website or contact us.

Parents of Prospective Students: We welcome your inquiries, and we love to talk about our school. Unfortunately​, we are unable to accommodate impromptu visits. If you would like to talk to someone about the school, please call or email to schedule an appointment. Also, we do not give tours to individuals. Our group tours (also called open houses) are scheduled from November to February. To find out more about enrollment in CMS and magnet schools, please visit

**Please Note: To see the full list of School Announcements and Calendar Events, click on View Archive or View Full Calendar. These links are located in the lower right corner of each box.**



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